Tag Archive: Islam

Amos Yee Granted US Asylum

CHICAGO — A US immigration judge in Chicago on Friday (March 24, US time) granted asylum to a Singaporean blogger, saying he was persecuted for his political opinions in the Republic. Amos Yee, 18, who had been jailed twice in…
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Pansexual Local Teen To Christian Parents: Watching Movie With Gay Characters Won’t Make One Gay

Twitter user @bxbyqueen shared a conversation she and her mother had on a private Whatsapp group. In the conversation, the mother referred to a Straits Times reportt on the National Council of Churches of Singapore’s (NCCS) letter to churches which urged pastors to…
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Special Gift For Johoreans From Sultan Johor Sultan Iskandar

THE people of Johor will receive a “special gift” from the Sultan of Johor Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar in conjunction with his 59th birthday. The ruler has initiated a housing scheme called the “Rumah Impian Sultan Ibrahim”, a first-of-its-kind housing…
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Mufti Malaysia: Pemandu, Penumpang Uber/Grab Bukan Muhrim Boleh, Jika Syarat-Syarat Dipatuhi

PETALING JAYA: Berkongsi kereta melalui khidmat Grab dan Uber melibatkan bukan muhrim masih boleh dikategorikan khalwat, kata Mufti Wilayah Persekutuan, tetapi berkata ia dibolehkan dengan syarat penumpang duduk diam di bahagian belakang kenderaan sekiranya mendapati pemandu berlainan jantina. Menjawab soalan…
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One Year On, Mother Of MRT Accident Victim Says The Family Does Not Blame Anyone

Madam Norizan Ismail still remembers the exact question from her husband that sparked her fears that their son Nasrulhudin Najumudin may have been involved in a train accident near the Pasir Ris MRT station. “Did Nasrul contact you?” her husband…
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